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IGT to bring Cloud to ICE; Intertops Poker announce holiday poker schedule; Agua Caliente Casino appoint new director

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IGT Intertops IndiansGaming machine providers, International Gaming Technology (IGT), has announced it is to debut its new IGT Cloud technology at the ICE Totally Gaming 2012 event in London in January.

IGT senior vice president of International Sales, Craig Churchill, said: “From delivering our new cloud-based computing services on the IGT Cloud to games featuring localised and regionalized content, ICE attendees can Expect More from IGT.”

The debut of IGT’s Cloud will exhibit how the operators will provide seamless gaming experiences across land-based, mobile and online devices.

IGT chief technology officer, Chris Satchell, said: “IGT Cloud is revolutionizing how casino floors are managed and optimized today and in the future. This transformative service will give operators new opportunities to offer dynamic player experiences and maximize floor-wide performance.”

The company said in a press release that the recently announced Cloud Partner Program will allow IGT to “drive further innovation and to continue to define the industry with key casino operator partners all within the cloud”.

 

Online sportsbook, Intertops Poker, revealed a full schedule of holiday poker tournaments to keep the festivities going today.

So if you’re worrying that all the iGaming offers will have run dry along with the wine by Christmas day, Intertops have ensured that won’t happen. Bounty, free roll and guaranteed tournaments begin Christmas day and continue throughout the week.

Here’s the Christmas Poker Tournament schedule for December:

  • Sunday 25 – NL Hold’em $500 Added Bounty Tourney
  • Monday 26 – NL Hold’em $1500 Guaranteed Double-Chance Deepstack Tourney
  • Tuesday 27 – PL Omaha $500 Added Tourney
  • Wednesday 28 – NL Hold’em $500 Freeroll Tourney and NL Hold’em $500 Added R&A Tourney
  • Thursday 29 – NL Hold’em $500 Added Bounty Tourney
  • Friday 30 – NL Hold’em $2000 Guaranteed Double-Chance Deepstack Tourney

Intertops didn’t fail to mention that a 50% (up to $300) reload bonus is also available until next Wednesday

 

The Agua Caliente Casino’s Band of Cahuilla Indians has promoted Kato Moy to Executive Director of Marketing. Moy has been with the Tribe since March 2010, when he was hired Director of Marketing and Player Development for Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa.

As Executive Director of Marketing, Moy will be responsible for the development and execution of marketing strategies and branding to increase revenue at both of the Tribe’s casino properties: Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage and Spa Resort Casino in Palm Springs. He will also oversee the Tribe’s in-house advertising agency, Caliente Ink.

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